MEMBERSHIP

Membership with Down Syndrome Alabama provides specialized perks and engagement opportunities for parents, caregivers, and professionals-which makes a truly mutually beneficial relationship!

About Membership

DSA has several options for membership, and all include the following:

-Incentives and discounts during the Membership Drive - Lifetime Memberships are NOT eligible.

-Membership is free to families with a child with Down syndrome under 1 year of age for 1 year.

-All Members are asked to commit to fundraising for our STEP UP for DOWN SYNDROME Walk in October.

Why Join Our Community?

There are many benefits to joining the DSA community through Membership which include:

  • Membership meetings
  • Opportunities to serve on a DSA committee
  • Discounts for classes or workshops hosted by DSA
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Access to Hang Out dates for age appropriate or adult groups
  • Free membership family-friendly events¬†
  • Family support groups
  • And much more!

MEMBER BENEFITS

Membership benefits vary based on which membership you choose. Please note the levels below to see which one best fits your needs.

MEMBER LEVELS

Individual

$20 / Year
  • Official DSA membership card
  • Attendance to 2 membership meetings
  • Opportunity to serve on a DSA committee
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Free family- friendly events during the year
  • Exclusive discounts and/or free access to local events
  • Access to membership portal and Facebook support page

Family

$50 / Year
  • All the benefits of an Individual membership
  • PLUS +++
  • Discounts offered for classes or workshops hosted by DSA
  • Access to Hang Out dates for age appropriate or adult groups
  • New Parent information/welcome packets
  • Local parent community support groups
  • Public affairs advocacy

Junior Board

$75 / Year
  • Membership open to young professionals between the ages of 23 and 39
  • Official DSA membership card
  • Attendance to Junior Board meetings
  • Opportunity to plan and host a DSA event
  • Free family friendly events during the year
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Exclusive discounts and/or free access to local events

Professional

$100 / Year
  • Official DSA membership card
  • Attendance to 2 membership meetings
  • Opportunity to serve on a DSA committee
  • Discounts offered for classes or workshops hosted by DSA
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Exclusive discounts and/or free access to local events
  • Professional Listing in the Resource Directory

Individual Lifetime

$750 Lifetime
  • Official DSA Membership card
  • Attendance to 2 membership meetings
  • Opportunity to serve on a DSA committee
  • Discounts offered for classes or workshops hosted by DSA
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Access to Hang Out dates for age appropriate or adult groups
  • Free family friendly events during the year
  • Exclusive discounts and/or free admission to local events
  • Access to membership portal and Facebook support page
  • New parent information/welcome packets
  • Local parent community support groups
  • Public affairs advocacy

Family Lifetime

$1500 Lifetime
  • Official DSA Membership card
  • Attendance to 2 membership meetings
  • Opportunity to serve on a DSA committee
  • Discounts offered for classes or workshops hosted by DSA
  • Monthly e-newsletters
  • Access to Hang Out dates for age appropriate or adult groups
  • Free family friendly events during the year
  • Exclusive discounts and/or free admission to local events
  • Access to membership portal and Facebook support page
  • New parent information/welcome packets
  • Local parent community support groups
  • Public affairs advocacy